The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 30 35 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.69% 6.64% 13.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.57% 11.89% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 35
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -30.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £21,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £70,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 143 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 48.96% 55.86% 55.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 115 152
Average salary £37,500 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.46% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) VB6
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) COBOL
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) Statistics
7 2 (16.67%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Delphi
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (16.67%) SAS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Data Quality Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) XACML
3 1 (8.33%) Yii
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (8.33%) SAML
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VB6
4 4 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (33.33%) COBOL
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Delphi
5 2 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) ForgeRock
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sun